Goss moves in top 10 of WAGR after Masters finish

Oliver Goss has moved into the top 10 of the World Amateur Golf Rankings after his T-49 finish at the 2014 Masters.
Oliver Goss has moved into the top 10 of the World Amateur Golf Rankings after his T-49 finish at the 2014 Masters. ( Getty Images )

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Oliver Goss, who earned low amateur honors at the Masters on April 13, cracked the top 10 of the World Amateur Golf Ranking on Wednesday.

Goss, a sophomore at Tennessee, moved up four places in the rankings as he was only one of six amateurs to make the cut at Augusta National. He finished T-49.

Other amateurs at the Masters: Matt Fitzpatrick remained second behind world No. 1 Patrick Rodgers. Chang-woo Lee stayed in fifth. Garrick Porteous moved to the professional ranks after missing the cut in Augusta. Niebrugge, who shot 81-74, dropped out of the top 10. He is now 13th in the rankings. Also moving down a few spots was mid-amateur Mike McCoy.

Here are the rest of the top 10:

• 1. Patrick Rodgers, USA, Stanford

• 2. Matthew Fitzpatrick, England

• 3. Greg Eason, England, Central Florida

• 4. Robby Shelton, USA, Alabama

• 5. Chang-woo Lee, South Korea

• 6. Oliver Schniederjans, USA, Georgia Tech

• 7. Sebastian Cappelen, Denmark, Arkansas

• 8. Cameron Wilson, USA, Stanford

• 9. Oliver Goss, Australia, Tennessee

• 10. Ryan Evans, England